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Jugaad Innovation Gets Things Done with Limited Resources

 29th September 2015 by gihan

You might think wealthy nations and large companies have a huge innovation advantage because they have so many more resources available to them. While that can be true, sometimes the abundance of resources can be a hindrance. Sometimes the most innovative More ...

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Housing Challenges and Innovations in Our Fast, Flat and Free World

 25th September 2015 by gihan

With rising house prices, rents rising faster than inflation, and rent prices outpacing incomes, Australia is facing many challenges with affordable housing and social housing. The solutions we’ve used in the past won’t work anymore, and More ...

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Innovation is Everybody’s Business

 24th September 2015 by gihan

Innovation is Everybody's Business

In the past, when most organisations could rely on a few innovations a year, innovation was considered to be only the role of a Research & Development department. Now, when your organisation is more complex, employees have more ideas, and More ...

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Customer-Centric Innovation

 15th September 2015 by gihan

When most organisations think of their customers, they think only of doing things for them. That’s good, because it means you focus on serving them. However, customers now have more power and influence than ever before, and are happy to help More ...

Customer-Centric Banking Innovation in Our Fast, Flat and Free World

 10th September 2015 by gihan

Customer-Centric Banking Innovation

The banking industry in Australia is facing challenges from government regulation, smaller and more nimble competitors, and changes in how consumers and investors manage their money. Smart organisations can tap into the potential of our customer-centric More ...

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How Real Estate Agencies Can Stay Ahead of the Game In Our Fast, Flat and Free World

 20th August 2015 by gihan

How Real Estate Agencies Can Stay Ahead of the Game

The real estate industry in Australia is facing challenges from technology, government, an uncertain market, and increasing competition.But there are also great opportunities for smart agents and agencies to stay ahead of the game.

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15 Instant Innovation Questions to Future-Proof Your Business

 13th July 2015 by gihan

Instant Innovation Questions to Future-Proof Your Business

In the past, when most organisations could rely on a few innovations a year, innovation was considered to be only the role of a Research & Development department. Now, when your organisation is more complex, employees have more ideas, and More ...

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Your #1 Innovation Threat: Your Brain

 26th June 2015 by gihan

Your #1 Innovation Threat: Your Brain

Obviously we all use our brains, but one things leaders do especially well with their brains is pattern matching. We’re great at seeing, recognising and acting on patterns in the world – and that gives us valuable insights, judgement, More ...

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“Patients Like You Also Had This Same Disease”

 28th May 2015 by gihan

We’re all used to getting peer-based recommendations from Web sites we visit. Amazon.com recommends other products to you, saying “Customers who bought this book also bought …”. LinkedIn and Facebook suggest friends and colleagues More ...

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Five Easy Ways for Local Governments to Engage Their Community Online

 21st May 2015 by gihan

The Internet has made it so much easier now for organisations to connect with their “customers”, and for local councils this means engaging with their residents and other stakeholders. Many councils see the opportunity and recognise the More ...

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